Volleylites Welcome Letter

Welcome to our 2022-23 IPV Volleylites Youth Training

We look forward to working with your athlete and encourage you to read through the information below to prepare for the first day:

-Participants should plan to arrive 15 minutes early to check-in with the coach inside the front door at Good Sam or by the courts at Edwards.

-You may pay in advance by charge using our Payment link or pay by cash or check to “IPV”. *Please send cash/check payment in an envelope with the athletes name on it the first day of class. *Disregard if you’ve already paid in advance.

-Please complete the online Medical Release form prior to the first date if you haven’t already done so. *Returning players do not need to complete this if we have it on file.

-Participants should dress comfortably in shorts (or spandex), t-shirt and gym shoes. Knee pads are optional.
-Please send a water bottle for breaks, water fountains are available for re-fills.
-We’re happy to accommodate requests to keep friends together for the training.
-We will provide all balls needed for practice so there is no need to bring your own ball.
-Coaches: Caroline O’Connor, Shannon Simpson, Lauren Meyer, Ashley Mendoza, Courtney Yang, Steve Gilbert, Sadie Orange, Patti Smith as needed.
-New athletes are welcome to join at anytime during the session provided space is available.
*We do not anticipate having to cancel any practices due to weather but should it come up, please check our website- www.ipvbc.com. We’ll post any weather related cancellations by 2pm the day of the practice.

2022-23 Session Dates:

-Session #1– Sept 11, 18, 25; Oct 2, 9, 16, 23 *Complete
-Session #2– Nov 6, 13, 20, 27 ; Dec 4, 11, 18 *Complete
-Session #3– Jan 8, 15, 22, 29 ; Feb 5, 123, 26  *Complete
-Session #4– March 5, 12, 19; April 2, 16, 23, 30 *No class March 26, April 9

Locations: *Session #4 Update*
*Session has filled, currently taking Wait List Requests Only.
#1- Good Samaritan Health & Wellness (behind hospital)- 3551 Highland Ave

Downers Grove, IL 60515  Maps & Directions. *Take Highland Ave to 39th St, go East to stop sign at Wellness Way, turn left & follow road to the end.
*Good Sam asks that parents drop-off and pick-up participants by the front entrance.
*Spectators are not allowed in the court area, exercise area or walking track overlooking the courts. Please confirm this rule with anyone that will be dropping off or picking up.
Time: 4:30-6pm
Age Group: Grade School & Middle Schools courts
#2- Edward Health & Fitness-
6600 S Rt 53, Woodridge Seven Bridges. *Parents are welcome to stay and watch practice or wait in the lobby area.
Time: 4:30-6pm
Age Group: Grade School ONLY (3rd-6th)

Required Membership:
USAV VolleyKid Membership Directions- All participants must be members of USA Volleyball in order to participate in our region. Use this link to register your daughter and enter start date as the first day of your session. *This limited membership is in addition to the Volleylites fee. Note that payment will be broken into 2 receipts- Great Lakes Volleyball Region & USA Volleyball.

Contact us with questions.

Welcome to the IPV Family!